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Star Flyer: River cruising with yacht-like luxury
Star Flyer is the sister ship of Star Clipper. She is a true clipper ship, reflecting her proud heritage in every inch of her polished brass. Star Clippers' unique vessel offers passengers a "new age of sail," where tradition meets present-day amenities. At 360-feet long, this ship carries 170 guests and aims to provide a yacht-like experience.
Star Flyer also touts spacious accommodations and two swimming pools. Cruise passengers will likely find that this ship offers more outdoor space per passenger than a conventional cruise ship.
Who will like sailing on Star Flyer
Star Flyer is a modern cruise ship created for luxury-loving passengers who also love the traditions of the legendary era of sailing ships.
Where Star Flyer sails
Destinations: The Star Flyer sails the Mediterranean in summer with a variety of cruises. The ship offers embarkations from France, the Balearic Islands and Malaga, Spain, with destinations that include Ibiza in the Balearic Islands, Spain, and St. Tropez, France.
Dining & décor
All Star Clippers ships feature open-seating for meals in an elegant dining room. Passengers can also enjoy the indoor/outdoor Tropical Bar as well as the Piano Bar and an Edwardian-style library, complete with a fireplace.
The décor of Star Flyer is reminiscent of the grand age of sail. Passengers will be surrounded by rich, deep colors and antique prints and paintings of famous sailing ships line the walls.
Some cabins on the Star Flyer open onto the deck, and most only vary slightly in size and layout. The biggest distinguishing factor between categories is location on the ship. The higher the cabin category, the higher or more central they might be located on board.
All accommodations feature a private bath and include a TV and DVD player, a phone, thermostat control, a private safe, hair dryer, 110-volt/American outlets and nightly turndown service.
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Top highlights on this ship
- Spacious accommodations, some of which open onto the deck
- Indoor/outdoor Tropical Bar
- Two onboard swimming pools